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Switching to Scrum By William Patrick Swisher
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Using Scrum for software product development is becoming increasingly popular and while the methodology is straightforward, the hardest part is making the procedural and cultural shift away from... More > Waterfall, or traditional software development techniques. This book provides a guide on how to prepare an organization for the transformation to Scrum starting with making key decisions, messaging, preparing for the first team, adding teams, monitoring progress, and measuring success. Numerous sample templates and diagrams are included to jump start any organization’s efforts to make this shift successful!< Less
Scrum and XP from the Trenches By Henrik Kniberg
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This book aims to give you a head start by providing a detailed down-to-earth account of how one Swedish company implemented Scrum and XP with a team of approximately 40 people and how they... More > continuously improved their process over a year’s time. Under the leadership of Henrik Kniberg they experimented with different team sizes, different sprint lengths, different ways of defining “done”, different formats for product backlogs and sprint backlogs, different testing strategies, different ways of doing demos, different ways of synchronizing multiple Scrum teams, etc. They also experimented with XP practices – different ways of doing continuous build, pair programming, test driven development, etc, and how to combine this with Scrum.< Less
Scrum and XP from the Trenches By Henrik Kniberg
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This book aims to give you a head start by providing a detailed down-to-earth account of how one Swedish company implemented Scrum and XP with a team of approximately 40 people and how they... More > continuously improved their process over a year’s time. Under the leadership of Henrik Kniberg they experimented with different team sizes, different sprint lengths, different ways of defining “done”, different formats for product backlogs and sprint backlogs, different testing strategies, different ways of doing demos, different ways of synchronizing multiple Scrum teams, etc. They also experimented with XP practices – different ways of doing continuous build, pair programming, test driven development, etc, and how to combine this with Scrum.< Less
ScrumMaster By Daniel Markham
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Sometimes reading the books, taking the classes, and attending the seminars isn't enough to have a successful Agile/Scrum adoption. This is a step-by-step guide for all the practical parts of getting... More > started as a ScrumMaster, like setting up a team room, getting your team trained, or communicating with management offsite.< Less
Kanban and Scrum - making the most of both By Henrik Kniberg, Mattias Skarin
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Scrum and Kanban are two flavours of Agile software development - two deceptively simple but surprisingly powerful approaches to software development. So how do they relate to each other? The... More > purpose of this book is to clear up the fog, so you can figure out how Kanban and Scrum might be useful in your environment. Part I illustrates the similarities and differences between Kanban and Scrum, comparing for understanding, not for judgement. There is no such thing as a good or bad tool – just good or bad decisions about when and how to use which tool. This book includes: - Kanban and Scrum in a nutshell - Comparison of Kanban and Scrum and other Agile methods - Practical examples and pitfalls - Cartoons and diagrams illustrating day-to-day work - Detailed case study of a Kanban implementation within a Scrum organization Part II is a case study illustrating how a Scrum-based development organization implemented Kanban in their operations and support teams.< Less
Kanban and Scrum - making the most of both By Henrik Kniberg, Mattias Skarin
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Scrum and Kanban are two flavours of Agile software development - two deceptively simple but surprisingly powerful approaches to software development. So how do they relate to each other? The... More > purpose of this book is to clear up the fog, so you can figure out how Kanban and Scrum might be useful in your environment. Part I illustrates the similarities and differences between Kanban and Scrum, comparing for understanding, not for judgement. There is no such thing as a good or bad tool – just good or bad decisions about when and how to use which tool. This book includes: - Kanban and Scrum in a nutshell - Comparison of Kanban and Scrum and other Agile methods - Practical examples and pitfalls - Cartoons and diagrams illustrating day-to-day work - Detailed case study of a Kanban implementation within a Scrum organization Part II is a case study illustrating how a Scrum-based development organization implemented Kanban in their operations and support teams.< Less
Scrum Master Academy By Gilles Mantel
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Le succès de Scrum s'accompagne de la naissance de deux nouveaux métiers : Scrum Master et Product Owner.Le nouveau paradigme managérial induit par les méthodes agiles... More > remet profondément en cause certaines habitudes. Scrum est très facile à appréhender : 3 rôles, 3 artefacts et 3 cérémonies. Pour autant, la théorie ne suffit pas. Devenir un bon Scrum Master nécessite de l'expérience. Après la vague de certifications de ces dernières années, voici venue celle de la maturation. Les Xebians ont accompagné plusieurs centaines de projets agiles dans le monde. Nous avons souhaité dans ce recueil, de manière parfois humoristique, vous faire partager nos bonnes habitudes. À la manière d'un livre de cuisine, il vous laisse la place pour établir la liste de vos propres recettes tout en vous communiquant nos "tours de main". Nous espérons qu'il vous aidera à devenir un Scrum Master d'élite. Bonne lecture.< Less
The Truth About Agile Software Development with Scrum - How to Manage Scrum Agile Software Development, The Facts You Should Know By George Settler
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This book is filled with case studies and real life anecdotes. If you like learning by example, this book is for you. Scrum is quite likely the best starting point for most companies interested in... More > pursuing an agile development process. The readability and excellent anecdotes in this book make it a fantastic starting point for any journey into agile development. Filled with examples of how Scrum is applied Scrum in many varying situations. Although this book is ostensibly about software development, Scrum has its roots in general new product development and can (and has been) applied to a wide variety of development projects. Learning Scrum by reading a book filled with examples like this is the best way to get the feel for how to use it on your own projects. This book really hits the nail on the head and delivers what's needed the most: a practical guide to Scrum with anecdotes and "what happens if..." situations from real world Scrum implementations.< Less
The Truth About Agile Software Development with Scrum - How to Manage Scrum Agile Software Development, The Facts You Should Know By George Settler
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This book is filled with case studies and real life anecdotes. If you like learning by example, this book is for you. Scrum is quite likely the best starting point for most companies interested in... More > pursuing an agile development process. The readability and excellent anecdotes in this book make it a fantastic starting point for any journey into agile development. Filled with examples of how Scrum is applied Scrum in many varying situations. Although this book is ostensibly about software development, Scrum has its roots in general new product development and can (and has been) applied to a wide variety of development projects. Learning Scrum by reading a book filled with examples like this is the best way to get the feel for how to use it on your own projects. This book really hits the nail on the head and delivers what's needed the most: a practical guide to Scrum with anecdotes and "what happens if..." situations from real world Scrum implementations.< Less
ScrumUP - A Visual Guide to Agile IT Improvement Using Scrum, XP and RUP By Remi-Armand Collaris, Eef Dekker
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In today's IT market everyone strives for cheaper, faster, better and happier and preferably all at the same time. But how do I get there? How do I find the bottlenecks in my organization that stand... More > in the way and what are we going to do about them? These questions are answered by Agile methods like Scrum, XP and RUP. Since each of these methods has a specific view on the IT world however, they all answer these questions in their own particular way. This means that selecting one single method for IT development isn't always the best way to go. ScrumUP offers: - A ready-to-use approach to IT improvement; - A fairytale that conveys an important part of the Agile mindset; - A combined reference to Scrum, XP and RUP; - More than 70 full color illustrations; In ScrumUP, the authors bring together their experiences in IT improvement. Seemingly effortless they bridge the gap between methods and show how they help the team improve their way of working.< Less